Call to Conserve Power Raises Questions About Texas Grid Reliability

Electrical wires through fog

This marks the second time since April ERCOT has issued an alert urging customers to conserve energy.

July 5, 2021
Autumn Cafiero Giusti - Engineering News-Record

With the days getting hotter and tropical activity picking up in the Gulf of Mexico, concerns are mounting about the reliability of the Texas power supply after the state’s main grid operator asked residents to go on a five-day energy conservation diet.

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